The biggest stories of November 23, 2013
Nov 23, 2013
Goa police grill Tehelka managing editor
Nov 23, 2013
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
BSP MP Dhananjay Singh was today put on trial by a Delhi court for allegedly raping a 42-year-old woman for nearly four years.
India | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The police in the Indian coastal state of Goa have charged Tarun J. Tejpal, an investigative journalist and magazine editor, with raping and sexually assaulting a staff reporter during a November encounter in a hotel elevator.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
One more juvenile has been apprehended by the Delhi Police in connection with the gang-rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist at knife-point near New Delhi railway station on January 14.
India | NDTV.com | Thursday January 16, 2014
In a press release last night, Delhi's new Law Minister Somnath Bharti, who is a member of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), revealed the identity of the Danish woman gang-raped in Delhi, which is against the law
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A Danish woman was allegedly gang-raped in Delhi late last night, the latest high-profile case of sexual assault in the country. The 51-year-old woman was allegedly attacked by a gang of eight men after losing her way to her hotel in Paharganj, a pop...
Cities | Agencies | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A Danish woman was allegedly gang-raped in Delhi late last night, the latest high-profile case of sexual assault against women in the country.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
A teenage girl was allegedly gang-raped in East Delhi's Nand Nagri area by three autorickshaw drivers, who have now been arrested in the case, police said today.
India | Associated Press | Monday December 16, 2013
The phones were ringing nonstop in the tiny, windowless office in downtown New Delhi, with urgent appeals from desperate women.
India | Blog by Mihira Sood | Monday December 2, 2013
The Tehelka rape case raises some crucial issues, which one hopes will be discussed in greater depth now that the drama around Tarun Tejpal's arrest has subsided.
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday November 22, 2013
Shoma Chaudhury, the Managing Editor of Tehelka, today said that despite the criticism hurled at her, she does not believe she should have alerted the police to a complaint of sexual assault against the founder of the news magazine, Tarun Tejpal. He ...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday November 22, 2013
Tarun Tejpal, the founder of Tehelka, has been charged with rape in an FIR by the Goa police, which says a team will travel to Delhi to arrest him. A young woman journalist has said he sexually assaulted her on two days at a Tehelka event in Goa earl...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 21, 2013
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh, who is in jail with his wife in connection with the murder of their domestic help, was today remanded in one-day police custody by a Delhi court in another case of rape and criminal intimidation lodged ag...
India | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 2, 2013
A court in New Delhi has begun hearing appeal arguments over the death penalty given to four men for the fatal gang-rape of a young student that shocked the nation.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
The fifth and last accused in the July 31 telephone operator gang-rape case was today arrested from the city, police said.
India | Agencies | Friday September 13, 2013
All four convicts in the gang-rape and murder case of a 23-year-old medical student have been given the death sentence. Bus cleaner Akshay Kumar Singh, gym instructor Vinay Sharma, fruit-seller Pawan Gupta, and unemployed Mukesh Singh were found guil...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday September 13, 2013
The much-awaited closure in a case that triggered nationwide protests and soul-searching about the treatment of women in India may happen today with a Delhi fast-track court set to announce the quantum of punishment for the gang-rape and murder of a ...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Friday September 13, 2013
The much-awaited closure in a crime that triggered nationwide protests and soul-searching about the treatment of women in India may finally be here with a Delhi fast-track court set to announce the quantum of punishment for the gang-rape and murder o...
India | Agencies | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Prosecutors sought the death sentence Wednesday for four men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a student on a bus in Delhi in December, saying the "diabolical" crime had shocked the country's conscience.
India | Written by Suparna Singh | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Delhi gang-rape case verdict: Four convicted for rape and murder in case that became India's fight. Sentencing tomorrow. All four found guilty "for murder of a helpless person" said judge of fast-track court.
India | Agencies | Tuesday September 10, 2013
Four men have been convicted today for December's fatal gang rape of a student on a moving bus in Delhi. The barbarous assault drove mass protests, tougher sex laws and police reforms but the tide of violence against women shows little sign of abati...